Lace Balloons

What to do:

  1. Mix a watery solution of plaster of Paris (or white glue).
  2. Cut string into 18-inch pieces.
  3. Blow up a balloon.
  4. Dip strips into plaster of Paris or glue and wrap around balloon.
  5. Let dry 24 to 48 hours, then pop balloon.


  • You can also do this activity using tissue paper instead of string.